Still Photographer for the indepedent films, short films and movie sets and projects

Still Photographer for the indepedent films, short films and movie sets and projects

General Production Slang

Abby Singer – Second-to-last shot of the day. Named for a crew member who would always alert his crew of the second-to-last shot of a setup, scene, or the day.

Apple or Apple Box – a solid wooden box that comes in standardized sizes (from largest to smallest): full, half, quarter, pancake

Back In – phrase meaning lunch and/or any break is over and work has begun again

C47 – a clothespin

Crafty – craft services area and/or person

Day Player – a crew member hired for only one day or a handful of days worth of work

Furnie Blanket – a furniture blanket or sound blanket

Gary Coleman – a small C-stand

Hot Points – yelled when carrying something with the potential to hit somebody like dolly track or a C-stand. Usually said when going through a narrow hallway, doorway or around a corner

 

 

See more terms here:

http://www.theblackandblue.com/2010/12/09/film-set-lingo-general-production-slang-part-1/




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